Sometimes by as many as 5 to 10 shades in a single session. Professional teeth whitening services can be performed in the office or custom trays can be made for at home use. The custom trays are designed to create a unique fit for each individual patient.
Did you know that the teeth naturally darken as we age? Also, certain foods in our diet such as beverages, medications can contribute to a darker, yellowed, or stained smile. Habits such as smoking and drinking coffee or red wine can also lead to darkening of teeth.
However, it is possible to erase years of stains in a single professional whitening session and sustain those results for many years with proper maintenance.
It is normal to experience some tooth sensitivity following a professional whitening treatment, therefore, dr. Son and Dr. Hira can help you minimize these symptoms with a few special tips. Pigments in food and beverages can also hinder your results, therefore, Dr. Son and Dr. Hira can also let you know what foods to avoid to get the best results.
Teeth whitening is considered an essential part of personal maintenance. When you have a great set of stunning pearly whites, your quality of life and self-esteem will soar.
Professional whitening uses stronger whitening agents, when compared to the stuff you buy at the grocery store or pharmacy. Professional whitening can also deliver faster and more effective results. When Dr. Son and Dr. Hira recommend professional whitening, they also reiterate the importance of combining good hygiene habits with a take-home whitening kit that you receive after the professional whitening session.